Sociology: Experiencing Changing Societies / Edition 7

Sociology: Experiencing Changing Societies / Edition 7

by Kenneth C. Kammeyer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205168019

ISBN-13: 9780205168019

Pub. Date: 09/28/1996

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

Three authors' areas of expertise merge in this comprehensive sociology book of eighteen chapters. Published in paperback, without photos, and printed in one color, this book is priced substantially lower than other sociology books. Manageable size and organization—18 chapters focus on all the salient concepts and topics that make…  See more details below

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Three authors' areas of expertise merge in this comprehensive sociology book of eighteen chapters. Published in paperback, without photos, and printed in one color, this book is priced substantially lower than other sociology books. Manageable size and organization—18 chapters focus on all the salient concepts and topics that make up modern sociology. The book offers a cross-national and cross-cultural emphasis throughout its text and included chapters on research methods, theories of deviance, stratification and race, economy and work, religion and population.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205168019
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
09/28/1996
Edition description:
7TH
Pages:
756
Product dimensions:
6.01(w) x 9.05(h) x 1.14(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1A Brief Introduction to Sociology1
2Sociological Research30
3Culture58
4Forms of Social Life: Interaction, Groups, Organizations, and Societies88
5Socialization119
6Deviance and Social Control147
7Sexual Behavior from a Sociological Perspective190
8Stratification: Living with Social Inequality226
9Racial and Ethnic Inequality274
10Gender and Age: Stratification and Inequality329
11Family359
12Education396
13The Economy and Work423
14Health and Medicine457
15Religion494
16Political Life538
17Population and Urbanization570
18Social Change, Collective Behavior, and Social Movements611
ReferencesR-1
GlossaryG-1
Name IndexI-1
Subject IndexI-14

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